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DayZ creator forms new studio

Dean “Rocket” Hall has accomplished several great feats in his life; alongside creating the popular mod DayZ, which helped kickstart the survival genre of games, and… 121 more words


2K have formed a new studio, Hangar 13

2K has announced the formation of a new development studio called Hangar 13.

Located at 2K’s headquarters in California, the studio is headed up by industry veteran Haden Blackman, who began his career as a writer at LucasArts Entertainment before going on to become the franchise director and senior executive producer for the Star Wars game franchise. 155 more words


BBC launches game creation tool for children

The BBC has launched a new online tool designed to teach children how to make basic video games.

The tool, entitled Make It Technobabble, can be found… 140 more words


DayZ PC beta due in Q4 2015, console prototype in Q3

DayZ has completed its first year in Early Access on Steam, and Bohemia Interactive is now sharing its plans for the game in 2015, including two important milestones: The beta version is due to launch in the fourth quarter of 2015, and the final version will launch in the first half of 2016. 123 more words


Some good news from the industry, Irrational Games are hiring again

rrational Games has begun hiring new staff, following the ‘closure’ of the studio earlier this year.

In February, as the development of the final Bioshock Infinite… 204 more words


Google Compute Engine gets Autoscaler to adjust app resources based on varying traffic and workloads

Google today added an Autoscaler feature, which helps apps handle varying traffic and workloads, to its Compute Engine on the Google Cloud Platform. The service, … 409 more words


Xamarin now lets students build native Android and iOS apps for free

Xamarin today announced two new education initiatives for students and one for educators. For all three, the goal is the same: get more people building apps with its tools. 294 more words